Bachelor Of International Business (Honours)

Intakes
January, May and September
Course Duration
3 years
Course Location
Kuching
Course Mode
Full Time
Approval Code
N/340/6/0804; 08/2025
Accreditation Code
MQA / PA 13826


Overview

The Bachelor of International Business (Honours) aims to provide students broaden and deepen understanding about fundamental theoretical knowledge and practical application in International Business.  The programme is specifically designed to develop various skills such as creative thinking and professional judgement, sceptical inquiry, communication skills, problem solving and research skills through inside and outside classroom exposure and opportunities in academic or professional context.  With assistance from renowned academics, you will be prepared to excel within an increasingly competitive and interconnected industry. 

Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements

​STPM

Minimum 2 principals (C) (CGPA 2.0) in 2 subjects; and pass in Mathematics and English in SPM level

A Level

Minimum Grade D in 2 subjects and pass in Mathematics and English

​UEC

Minimum 5 credits (B6) and pass (C8) in Mathematics and English

International Baccalaureate (IB)

Minimum score of 26/42 points in 6 subjects

​AUSMAT/ HSC/SACE/TEE/WACE

Minimum average of 60% in 5 subjects

​​High School Certificate

Minimum average of 60%

High / Secondary School Diploma (Grade 12) / Canadian Grade 12 – according to provinces in Canada

Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects

Canadian Pre-University (CPU)

Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects

Canadian International Matriculation (CIMP)

Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects

Singapore Cambridge General Cert of Education Advanced level, Singapore
Pra U2, Singapore
UCSI Foundation programmes
Matriculation from local universities
Recognised Foundation from any IPTA & IPTS
Recognised Diplomas from any IPTA & IPTS in the related field

Minimum CGPA 2.0

Diploma/Advance Diploma/Degree/equivalent or other recognised equivalent qualifications

Case-by-case basis

Note / Legend:

Discretion is given to the Head of School to deal with applicants who have results borderline to the Academic Requirements.

SPM Credit – 'A+' to 'C'
O-Level – 'A' to 'C'
UEC Credit – 'A1' to 'B6'
STPM principal – 'A' to 'C'
A-Level principal – 'A' to 'E'
English Language Requirements

For local student:

Minimum B+ in the English Language subject at SPM or Minimum A2 in UEC level or Minimum C in SPM English Language 1119/ O Level English/ IGCSE or MUET Band 3. If English language requirements are not met, applicants will be required to take the Basic English and English Foundation for in-sessional academic enhancement concurrently with the programme.

For international student:

A score of Band 5.5 in IELTS or its equivalent is required as stipulated by the Ministry of Education of Malaysia.

  • IELTS- 5.5
  • MUET- BAND 3
  • TOEFL ibt- 46
  • Pearson E.T.- 51
  • Cambridge English Qualification and Tests- 160
International applicants who do not meet the respective academic programme’s English Language Requirements will need to improve their proficiency by enrolling into the English for Tertiary Education programme (R/KJP/00920-00929).

Placement into the various levels of the English for Tertiary Education programme depends on the English Language qualification students have at the point of admission and/or the outcome of the English Placement Test.

The applicants who have met the respective academic programme’s English Language Requirement may be advised by Faculty to improve their proficiency by undertaking additional English proficiency courses.

Courses Offered

Year 1
  • Extra-curricular Learning Experience I
  • University Life
  • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia
  • Pengajian Malaysia
  • Introductory Accounting
  • Microeconomics
  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • Introduction to International Business
  • Hubungan Etnik
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 3
  • Business Communication
  • Statistics and Its Applications
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • Business Law - Malaysia Perspectives
  • Macroeconomics
  • Financial Management
  • Organisation Behaviour
Year 2
  • Extra-curricular Learning Experience II
  • International Management
  • International Trade
  • Business Information System
  • Operation Management
  • International Marketing
  • International Business Law
  • Business Research Methods
  • Digital Marketing
  • Sustainability in Business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Cross Cultural Management
  • Co-operative Placement 1
Year 3
  • Extra-curricular Learning Experience III
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Environment Studies
  • Digital Business and E-Commerce Management
  • International Business Research Project Proposal
  • Elective 1
  • Elective 2
  • International Economics
  • International Business Strategy
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • International Business Research Project Report
  • Elective 3
  • Elective 4
  • Co-operative Placement 2

Electives Option

  • Multinational Finance
  • Strategic Information System Management
  • Issues for Business
  • Business Ethics in Ethical Decision Making
  • Strategic Brand Management
  • Management Science
  • Business Intelligence using Big Data
  • Doing Business in Asia
General Courses (MPU) are compulsory for all students.
U1
For Malaysian students:
  1. Ethnic Relations
  2. Islamic Civilisation and Asian Civilisation
For foreign students:
  1. Malaysian Studies
  2. Communication in Bahasa Melayu 3

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Career Opportunities

  • International Trade Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Business Analytic Consultant
  • Corporate Communication Manager
  • Global Support Executive

Tuition Fees

Local Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 54,440

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International Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 63,510

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